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I am trying to hook up 2 12"woofer to my kicker amp my 12"speaker have 2 ohms and 1 ohm stable how can I do this ?
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Hi, What's the model number of the amp?
Also, please clarify what the subwoofers are- are they dual voice coil 4 ohms each coil, or 2 ohms each coil?
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